Urb-E – Meet the World’s Most Compact E-vehicle

Personal Mobility is finally starting to take off. Using the Lithium-ion battery, Urb-E or the world’s most compact e-scooty is focused on connecting the last mile – from a train, a bus or even after parking your car. It claims to go for 20 miles on single full charge that takes up to 3 hours. […]


YES BANK and TERI sign MoU to Promote Sustainable Development in India

Press Release New Delhi, January 10, 2014: YES BANK, India’s fourth … [Read More...]

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Worn Wear: A film about stories we wear by Patagonia

If at all you want any movie to affect the way you think and act - … [Read More...]


Expectations from Business and Government in context of Climate Change

 Neither the business by it self or the government on its own can … [Read More...]



10 reasons why business should conduct Corporate Ecosystem Evaluation

I came across a report titled"Corporate Ecosytem Valuation - Building the business case" developed by World Business Council for Sustainable … [Read More...]


Right metrics bring right behavior

(GUEST POST: by Pawan Mehra, Managing Director at a sustainability consulting firm cKinetics) In our work with clients and analysis carried out at … [Read More...]


“If not us, who? If not now, when?”

GUEST POST by Rajendra Shende, Chairman, TERRE Policy Centre, former Director, UNEP   In 1997, these words reverberated at the round table in … [Read More...]

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Tools for Triple Bottom Line Accounting

To identify true social and environment costs and then allocating those costs in the right context at the right places within the company so that … [Read More...]


Why we continue to see unsatisfactoriness of Rio Declaration running up to Rio+20?

The Rio Declaration of 1992 laid down 27 principles pertaining to environment and development. Here are 10 of those 27 principles along with what I … [Read More...]


Expectations from Business and Government in context of Climate Change

 Neither the business by it self or the government on its own can tackle climate change issues. Both need to set their priorities very clear in … [Read More...]


Why Ecodrive?

Here’s why -  Simple yet ingenious: UPS found out over their thousands of truck fleet, that by not waiting and idling to take left turns and … [Read More...]

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Measure tonnes of Carbon not tons of dollars that EU ETS will save!

I'm not an International Trade Expert, or a Finance guru or an Economics erudite - but it just makes sense to have carbon tax on "all" flights! … [Read More...]


Microcredit instituitions and their impact – I

(The following is a 3 part series summarized paper done as part of the Green MBA program at Anaheim University by Ksheera, Hiroko, Dan, Renata and me … [Read More...]


6 ways to Communicate Sustainability Strategies effectively

Let's say, you have a great strategy in the area of desgin for environment for your new product -  your designers think it to be a clear winner in the … [Read More...]

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